Table 4.

Summary of patient's response to fluconazole and corresponding MIC data

No. of patientsMIC (μg/ml)aNo. of patients
CuredFailedDied
6≤1402b
22200
94900
68600
5≥16014c
  • a The MICs were obtained by the microdilution method with YNB and spectrophotometric reading at 48 h.

  • b These death's were not attributed to cryptococcal infection.

  • c Patients who died within first 10 weeks of therapy with positive cultures.